Posts Tagged ‘Rise Above Research’

Rise Above Research to Kick Off Pro Imaging CONNECT Conference

Tweet GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. APRIL 29, 2021 Pro Imaging CONNECT, the executive conference for the photo/imaging industry, has announced additional speakers for its free Worldwide Photo Imaging Market Trends virtual conference May 4-6. Entrepreneur Matt Sweetwood will lead off the event at... Read more

Aspiring Photographers: Driving the Future from Rise Above Research, LLC

Tweet Boston, MA – April 13, 2021 – With the photo industry maturing, the gap between those who take photos and those who consider themselves to be photographers is growing. Today’s “aspiring photographers” will be tomorrow’s photo enthusiasts and... Read more

Resilient Photo Merchandise Market Expected to Return to Growth in 2021 

Tweet Boston, MA – September 3, 2020 – The photo merchandise market in the US has had an uncharacteristically down year in 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, according to Rise Above Research, photo merchandise product sales are... Read more

Rise Above Research Expects Worldwide Digital Camera Sales to Decline 37% in 2020

Tweet Boston, MA – August 19, 2020 – Fueled by the impacts of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the global digital camera market will see its largest sales drop in history. According to Rise Above Research’s new 2020 Worldwide Digital... Read more

New York Times Article Points to Printing & Keeping Your Photos :: The Strange Lure of Other People’s Photos

Tweet Photos from our past have a nice way of keeping us grounded in times of turmoil. The July 2020 story cites a Rise Above Research, a market consulting firm, stat of 1.3 trillion photos taken globally in 2019.... Read more

Special Memories from the Last Decade Represent Photo Printing and Photo Product Opportunities, According To Rise Above Research

Tweet Boston, MA – July 21, 2020 – The 2010s were the most photographed decade in history. Rise Above Research estimates that between 2010 and 2019 over 8.6 trillion photos were captured globally by film cameras, digital cameras, feature... Read more

Rise Above Research Estimates that 1.13 Trillion Photos Will Still be Taken in 2020

Tweet  Boston, MA – June 22, 2020 – The number of photos captured globally each year is now in the trillions. Even after factoring in an 18% decline caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Rise Above Research estimates that 1.13... Read more

 Rise Above Research Says North American Digital Camera Sales will Decline by 28% in 2020 

Tweet Boston, MA – June 16, 2020 – Digital camera sales have been on the decline for the last ten years, as the saturation of smartphones has dramatically reduced the total addressable market for digital cameras. Industry vendors were... Read more